Justin Timberlake announces 'Man of the Woods' for Feb 2nd | The Music Universe

The album is Timberlake’s first in five years

Justin Timberlake has announced his fifth studio LP, Man Of The Woods, will be released on Friday, February 2nd. A new single will come this Friday, January 5th. Timberlake shared the news a video posted on social media, claiming the album is personal.

“This album is really inspired by my son, my wife, my family, but more so than any other album I’ve ever written, where I’m from, and it’s personal,” he states in the video.

Man Of The Woods is Timberlake’s first album in five years. His last album was The 20/20 Experience – 2 2, released in 2013. Fans who join Timberlake’s TN Kids will get access to pre-sale tickets and new music as it becomes available, contests, the newsletter and other exclusive ferings.

The announcement comes ahead the pop superstar’s headlining performance the Pepsi Super Bowl LII Halftime Show on Sunday, February 4th. This will be Timberlake’s third time performing on the Super Bowl Halftime stage, giving him the distinction having the most appearances by an individual entertainer. He previously performed at Super Bowls XXXV and XXXVIII​.

The Super Bowl will air live from U.S. Bank Stadium in Minnesota on NBC.